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Thanks to everyone that stopped

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by notsoob, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. Just wanted to say a huge thanks to the few riders who stopped and said hello when I came off the bike this evening on Johnston St Collingwood. Low slided into the side of a blue something (car? ute?) which popped out on me. Thankfully it was a low speed impact, around 30kmph, seeing me with some very sore thighs but otherwise unscathed.



    A couple of riders stopped, came up and asked if I was okay while I was sitting on the side of the road. I was feeling pretty shaken at the time but the thumbs up from everyone cheered me right up.

    Hindsight is 20/20, but I've learnt a few things today. I'm already itching to get back on the bike and ride safe!

    Thanks again.
     
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  2. Ah, that sucks notsoob, but you sound alright.

    Was there much damage to bike/gear? And did the car/ute drive off?
     
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  3. You are going to have to think of a better way to meet new friends, the way you are going about it is painful and expensive.
     
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  4. The only time I came off on the road I had the same thing happen - quite a few riders stopped to make sure I was OK (I was) and one helped me check that my bike was OK (it was). It made me feel heaps better. I know I'll definitely stop if I see another rider down.
     
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